What is Riprap?

Riprap is a rock that is used to protect land or structures from rushing water.

These rocks are stacked together to provide a protective barrier to anything that is behind it.

It is made up of large durable rocks usually between 300mm – 700mm in size.

Riprap is also referred to as Rock Armour


Where is Riprap used?

It is mainly used where structures or shorelines are exposed to rushing water:


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